Menu Search Facebook Twitter
Search Close
  • Capital Coahuila
  • Capital Hidalgo
  • Capital Jalisco
  • Capital Morelos
  • Capital Oaxaca
  • Capital Puebla
  • Capital Quintana Roo
  • Capital Querétaro
  • Capital Veracruz
  • Capital México
  • Capital Michoacán
  • Capital Mujer
  • Reporte Índigo
  • Estadio Deportes
  • The News
  • Efekto
  • Diario DF
  • Capital Edo. de Méx.
  • Green TV
  • Revista Cambio
Radio Capital
Pirata FM
Capital Máxima
Capital FM
Facebook Twitter
X Welcome! Subscribe to our newsletter and receive news, data, statistical and exclusive promotions for subscribers

Trailers Protest Increase in Gasoline Prices

The peaceful demonstration stretched for more than a mile

Community organizations protest tax raises in Nuevo León, photo: Cuartoscuro/Gabriela Pérez Montiel
By The News Whatsapp Twitter Facebook Share
11 months ago

About 50 trailers were placed this morning in a lane of the National Highway, near the municipality of Santiago, in Monterrey, Nuevo León in protest of the increase in gasoline prices.

The peaceful demonstration stretched for more than a mile, reaching the town of La Rioja, where the trailers were left in the emergency lane and edge of the road, which did not obstruct traffic.

“Total refusal of fuel increase,” read a blanket placed on one side of the trailers which were oriented southwards towards Monterrey. Federal Police and the Civil and Transit Force of Santiago monitored the area.

The drivers announced that they would not move from the site, so as not to create inconveniences for the flow of vehicles.

This demonstration will be accompanied by a scheduled protest by community organizations at 6:00 p.m. in the Macroplaza of Monterrey. They are protesting increases in Nuevo León taxes and increases in energy and gasoline prices.

Caravans of cars will be coming from the University Stadium, the Stadium of Rayados, the San Pedro Auditorium and the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM).

Comments Whatsapp Twitter Facebook Share
More From The News

Rare skeleton shown of human ancestor, 3 ...

4 days ago
Latest News

Bannon savages GOP leaders in fight for ...

5 days ago
Latest News

IOC: Russians can compete at Olympics, b ...

5 days ago
Latest News

California communities under siege from ...

5 days ago
Most Popular

Mexico's Industries seek U.S. Partner Co ...

By Rosalba Amezcua

Concamin Demands Industry Exemption from ...

By Rosalba Amezcua

German Toolmakers Open up Shop in San Mi ...

By Ricardo Castillo

Canadian Investments in Mexico Increase

By The News

Telcel Presents Claro Sports App

By The News